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Full-time faculty distribution by gender and tenure status, Fall 2016    
         
  Tenured
  Women Men Total % Women
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 139 322 461 30%
  Arts 7 7 14 50%
  Humanities 61 92 153 40%
  Natural Sciences 34 131 165 21%
  Social Sciences 37 92 129 29%
  Professional Studies 0 0 0 -
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 75 290 365 21%
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 9 11 20 45%
  Business 10 70 80 13%
  Engineering 18 121 139 13%
  International & Public Affairs 3 13 16 19%
  Journalism 6 14 20 30%
  Law 19 53 72 26%
  Social Work 10 8 18 56%
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 80 235 315 25%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 17 82 99 17%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 29 120 149 19%
  Dental Medicine 3 3 6 50%
  Nursing 5 0 5 100%
  Public Health 26 30 56 46%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 214 612 826 26%
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 80 235 315 25%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 294 847 1,141 26%
         
  Tenure of title
  Women Men Total % Women
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 3 26 29 10%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 0 1 1 0%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 3 20 23 13%
  Dental Medicine 0 4 4 0%
  Nursing 0 0 0 -
  Public Health 0 1 1 0%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus - - - -
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 3 26 29 10%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 3 26 29 10%
         
  Not tenured, but eligible for tenure
  Women Men Total % Women
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 56 96 152 37%
  Arts 5 6 11 45%
  Humanities 24 29 53 45%
  Natural Sciences 12 39 51 24%
  Social Sciences 15 22 37 41%
  Professional Studies 0 0 0 -
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 40 86 126 32%
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 4 3 7 57%
  Business 15 28 43 35%
  Engineering 10 40 50 20%
  International & Public Affairs 1 8 9 11%
  Journalism 2 3 5 40%
  Law 1 1 2 50%
  Social Work 7 3 10 70%
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 95 127 222 43%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 13 28 41 32%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 55 81 136 40%
  Dental Medicine 1 1 2 50%
  Nursing 6 1 7 86%
  Public Health 20 16 36 56%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 96 182 278 35%
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 95 127 222 43%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 191 309 500 38%
         
  Not eligible for tenure
  Women Men Total % Women
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 179 168 347 52%
  Arts 20 34 54 37%
  Humanities 95 76 171 56%
  Natural Sciences 27 25 52 52%
  Social Sciences 20 24 44 45%
  Professional Studies 17 9 26 65%
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 44 75 119 37%
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 3 5 8 38%
  Business 1 15 16 6%
  Engineering 3 19 22 14%
  International & Public Affairs 11 23 34 32%
  Journalism 7 3 10 70%
  Law 9 7 16 56%
  Social Work 10 3 13 77%
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 971 892 1,863 52%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 48 51 99 48%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 767 769 1,536 50%
  Dental Medicine 28 37 65 43%
  Nursing 77 7 84 92%
  Public Health 51 28 79 65%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 223 243 466 48%
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 971 892 1,863 52%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 1,194 1,135 2,329 51%
         
  All faculty
  Women Men Total % Women
MORNINGSIDE ARTS & SCIENCES 374 586 960 39%
  Arts 32 47 79 41%
  Humanities 180 197 377 48%
  Natural Sciences 73 195 268 27%
  Social Sciences 72 138 210 34%
  Professional Studies 17 9 26 65%
MORNINGSIDE GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS 159 451 610 26%
  Architecture, Planning & Preservation 16 19 35 46%
  Business 26 113 139 19%
  Engineering 31 180 211 15%
  International & Public Affairs 15 44 59 25%
  Journalism 15 20 35 43%
  Law 29 61 90 32%
  Social Work 27 14 41 66%
MEDICAL CENTER GRADUATE SCHOOLS 1,149 1,280 2,429 47%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Basic Health Sciences 78 162 240 33%
  College of Physicians & Surgeons - Clinical Health Sciences 854 990 1,844 46%
  Dental Medicine 32 45 77 42%
  Nursing 88 8 96 92%
  Public Health 97 75 172 56%
Subtotal, Morningside Campus 533 1,037 1,570 34%
Subtotal, Medical Center Campus 1,149 1,280 2,429 47%
UNIVERSITY TOTAL 1,682 2,317 3,999 42%
         
-Tenured: Professors and Associate Professors with Tenure        
-Tenure of title: "Certain officers of instruction in the Faculties of College of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health who are not eligible for tenure may nonetheless receive tenure of title. While those appointments are without stated term, they do not provide a guarantee of salary from the University" (from the faculty handbook)
-Not tenured, but eligible for tenure: professorial rank faculty who are not tenured but are eligible for tenure
-Not eligible for tenure: includes all special instructional faculty, and professorial faculty with "visiting", "clinical"
 or "professional practice" modifiers in their titles        
         
-Source: Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Administration        
-Prepared by: Office of Planning and Institutional Research        
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Date: 01-30-2017